Jenny Connell Davis
Co-Director of New Play Development
Jenny has been an ensemble member since 2001. She trained at Court Theatre and Steppenwolf, and received her MFA in playwriting at University of Texas at Austin, where she performed in Red Light Winter (displaced theatre),I’ve Never Been So Happy (Rude Mechs), and countless workshops of new work.
She’s been a finalist or semi-finalist for the Nicholl Fellowship, Seven Devils, PlayPenn, The O’Neill, BAPF, and the Heideman; her award-winning short film, Fatakra, with director Soham Mehta, has screened at film festivals worldwide. She now lives, writes and teaches in Brooklyn, NY.
You can read more about her projects at http://www.playwrightsnotebook.blogspot.com.